Bristol
£28,792 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description
Maintenance Manager

With a national reach, we have a portfolio of retail shops located across the South-West of England, 2 main offices located in Bristol and London, a Warehouse in Bristol and 10 ‘Home from Homes’ - A core service that we provide, offering a free place for families to stay when their child is going through cancer treatment. These are located close to principal treatment centres across the UK.

This is an exciting time to join the team and make a real difference - we are looking for a Maintenance Manager to join our Infrastructure team to ensure that the Charity’s properties are properly maintained and kept safe and secure, in a timely and cost-effective manner.

Maintenance Manager Requirements:

We are looking for an experienced and versatile Maintenance Manager, with a practical background in one or more of the building trades and previous project management experience, delivering small to mid-size construction projects and/or contracts management experience.

With a background in the property / construction sector, you’ll have a good working understanding of H&S procedures and a proven track record in managing quotes and tender processes. You’ll be used to handling multiple projects simultaneously, working at speed and with minimal supervision. You will be highly personable and a strong team player - able to build and maintain strong relationships both externally and across the charity.

The ability to manage and widen our pool of preferred external contractors / suppliers will come naturally and you’ll do this confidently in order to respond to the day-to-day reactive demands; as well as planning and delivering a breadth of small to medium scale works projects across our properties on time and within agreed budgets.

Based 1-2 days in the Bristol Office, with the rest remote working or traveling to sites as required (in line with current COVID restrictions).

About Young Lives vs Cancer (formerly known as CLIC Sargent):

Today, 12 children and young people in the UK will hear the shocking news they have cancer. Young Lives vs Cancer is the UK’s leading cancer charity for children and young people, and their families, and provides them with clinical, practical, emotional and financial support. You can be a part of helping them cope with cancer and get the most out of life.

What we offer:

In return for your commitment, we offer a great reward package, which includes generous annual leave entitlement, pension scheme and season ticket loan.

Cancer doesn’t discriminate and neither does Young Lives vs Cancer. We know that opportunities for too many people remain a condition of their race, class, sex, disability, sexual orientation – or a combination. This isn’t okay. We don’t just accept difference — we value it, we celebrate it, we nurture it, and we thrive off of it. We positively welcome your application irrespective of your background.

Young Lives vs Cancer is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.

This post may be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Location: Remote/Bristol Office
Contract Type: Permanent
Hours: Full or Part Time, between 28-35 hours per week
Salary: £28,792 per annum

Closing Date: 9th August 2021
Interview Date: w/c 16th Aug with 2nd Round interviews expected to be w/c 23rd Aug.

You may have experience of the following: Maintenance Manager, Facilities Manager, Facilities and Estates Manager, Estates Manager, Estate Manager, Maintenance Manager, Asset Manager, Estate Maintenance Manager, Contract Manager, Property Manager, Project Manager, Builder, Plumber, etc.

Ref: 101 138
Posted on: 20 July 2021
Closed date: 09 August 2021
Job ref: 101138
Tags: Management